New Zealand Waikato Black
New Zealand Waikato Black
New Zealand Waikato Black
New Zealand Waikato Black
New Zealand Waikato Black
New Zealand Waikato Black
New Zealand Waikato Black
New Zealand Waikato Black
New Zealand Waikato Black
New Zealand Waikato Black

New Zealand Waikato Black Loose Leaf Black Tea


Regular price $27.49
(69Β’ per cup)

16 in stock

Every now and then, somebody comes to our Tasting Room with something quite remarkable. The Waikato Black Loose Leaf Tea was one of those memorable occasions. We had to add it to our collection and share it with you.

A first for us from New Zealand; showcasing an innovative new tea terroir and mastery.

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Tasting Notes

This whole leaf black tea has a full-bodied biscuity mouth feel that’s both distinct and gentle. Notes of gingerbread and late summer honey.

Quantity

Use 0.1 oz of leaf per 5.5 fl oz of water (2.5g per 150ml).

Temperature

For the optimum infusion use 176Β°F (80Β°C) water.

Time

Infuse for 1 - 2 minutes, tasting regularly.

Infusions

You can infuse this tea at least twice. With each careful infusion, different subtleties of flavour are revealed.

Cost Per Cup

69Β’ per cup based on 0.1 oz of leaf per 5.5 fl oz of water and 2 infusions.

SEEDLINGS

Careful propagation

NEW ZEALAND

Waikato, Hamilton

The Zealong Tea Estate’s home is the Waikato region in Hamilton, New Zealand. Hamilton is renowned for its fog and this plays a key role in ensuring the tea bushes maintain the perfect level of moisture to thrive.

Climate

Gentle sunshine, and abundant rainfall

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